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Posting current date with quick keys

Posted on 1998-10-20
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My other computer allows me to enter in the current date by pressing the shift and ; at the same time = 10-20-1998.  It is not specific to the software being used,it is something programed into the computer.  I have looked at the control panel and there are no options to select to make this do that. I am currently using Windows 98. Does anyone know how to do that?
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by:palantyri
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what kind of computer is allowing you to do this?

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by:milkduds
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The type of computer is a clone-IMB compatible.  It was build by a knowledgeable computer person.  Unfortunetly, I lost contact with him.  I think he programmed a macro.  TT
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P.S.  It is a pentium.
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linschoten earned 90 total points
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I assume you are using Word97 ??
If so, copy the Normal.DOT and the Winword.OPT files to the other machine.

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